The Haunted Experience: A Hayride with Frights Around Every Bend

If haunted houses have lost their appeal, then maybe The Haunted Experience will be spooky enough to inspire some fright. The haunted hayride is coming to Rockburn Branch Park from October 21st through the 27th, and there are two options: fun or frightening. The fun hayride is your typical autumn activity, suitable for riders as […]

Spend Halloween Night at Laurel’s House of Horror

Even before Laurel's House of Horror was a haunted house, it was already a pretty spooky spot. Prior to its makeover, the building sat empty as an abandoned movie theater. Not only did it look eerie, it was actually the site of some paranormal activity—at least, according to an investigation conducted by the Chesapeake Ghost […]

Enjoy Maryland-Only Food and Drinks at The Hops and Harvest Festival

On Saturday, September 30th, more than 25 of Maryland’s best breweries, wineries, and distilleries will head to Columbia for the Hops and Harvest Festival. The festival runs for a full nine hours (noon to 9 p.m.) with tons of great food and drink options from Maryland-only food- and drink-producers. Drink participants include DuClaw Brewing, Black […]

Open New Doors at The Tech Wine Down for Technology Professionals

Are you a professional in the tech sector? Do you want to make new connections? If so, stop by Hudson Coastal on Tuesday, September 12th for The Tech Wine Down for Technology Professionals. This is your chance to meet new people working in your field, and it could lead to some important connections. The West […]

Ring in Autumn at Under the Harvest Moon

As the summer comes to an end and autumn rolls in, it's time to celebrate the changing seasons. Say hello to fall at Under the Harvest Moon, an outdoor event that will take full advantage of the final days of summer on Saturday, September 9th. It kicks off at 7 p.m. at Merriweather Park at […]

The Columbia Art Festival on the Plaza: A Can’t-Miss Art Showcase

Come support the arts on Saturday, September 9th by attending The Columbia Art Festival on the Plaza. This free, two-day event will feature some of the nation’s best artists in a remarkable venue and is a celebration that no arts enthusiast will want to miss. The Mall in Columbia, on Little Patuxent Parkway, is the […]

Iron Bridge Wine Company: Food and Wine in Harmony

If you’re in the mood to enjoy an exceptionally unique dining experience, reserve a table at the Iron Bridge Wine Company, located on Route 108 in Columbia. This critically acclaimed restaurant and wine bar is one of the area’s best spots for folks who love good food, great wine, and a rustic, yet sophisticated environment. […]

Snack on Sweet Treats at The Meadows Original Frozen Custard

The Meadows Original Frozen Custard is a summer tradition throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania, and beyond. And lucky for residents of Huntington Square, there is a Meadows Original Frozen Custard location just a short trip away. The company started in the 1950s by the Meadows family and has since expanded into a cold confection empire. The menu […]

Sip Some of the Best Craft Beer Around at Black Flag Brewing Company

Some of the finest beer in the area can be found at Columbia’s Black Flag Brewing Company. The Snowden River Parkway beer bar and brewery serves a bevy of fine craft beers that visitors and locals love. Black Flag Brewing is known for a number of its craft beers such as its Flagship IPA, Brunch […]